In The News: Office of Economic Development

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
January 24, 2020

UNLV's forthcoming "tech incubator, research, and innovation space," celebrated a major milestone on Thursday.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
January 24, 2020

Black Fire Innovation, the new research and technology hub created to drive innovation in the hospitality, gaming and entertainment industry, announced its collaboration with Intel Thursday morning as a key computing partner.

Las Vegas Review Journal
January 24, 2020

Tucked away on the fourth floor of the UNLV Harry Reid Research and Technology Park lies the hotel-casino of the future.

CDC Gaming Reports Inc.
January 24, 2020

Caesars Entertainment and the University of Nevada Las Vegas on Thursday celebrated the opening of their new technology hub, where new gaming and hospitality concepts intended to usher in the casinos of the future will be created and tested.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
January 24, 2020

The University of Nevada Las Vegas along with a few partners including Caesars Entertainment, held a grand opening today for the Harry Reid Research and Technology Park.

Yahoo!
January 22, 2020

Panasonic System Solutions Company of North America today announced its leading laser projection, professional display and professional video technology will be deployed at the grand opening of Black Fire Innovation, a new research and technology hub created to drive innovation in the hospitality, gaming and entertainment industries. In collaboration with Caesars Entertainment and University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), Panasonic's technology will be used to create an academic incubator where students, entrepreneurs, and private industry partners can advance their research and test concepts to boost and enhance the hospitality and entertainment solutions of tomorrow.

Associated Press
January 21, 2020

Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced that Black Fire Innovation TM, a collaboration between Caesars Entertainment and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), will deploy an Aruba infrastructure in its unique technology incubation hub designed to enable the next generation of retail, entertainment and hospitality experiences.

Vegas Inc
October 30, 2019

A frequent traveler to Las Vegas for business, Joe Jensen has often wondered if the hotel check-in process could be shortened.

Las Vegas Review Journal
October 29, 2019

UNLV and Caesars Entertainment Corp.’s soon-to-open Black Fire Innovation research and technology hub has caught the eye of technology giant Intel.

Voyage MIA
September 25, 2019

Today we’d like to introduce you to Milena Viana.

The past few years, I’ve gotten into exploring how to apply creative skills into special interests like designing spaces and baking pastries. I love the challenge of finding solutions within lessons of a problem, and I’ve found it imperative to find resilience in order to shift my attitude to see problems as opportunities.

Manchestes DoDia
September 6, 2019

The President of the Tourism Commission, Representative Newton Cardoso Jr. (MDB-MG), accompanied by Representative Magda Mofato (PL-GO) and Deputy José Airton Félix Cirilo (PT-EC) are in Las Vegas, United States, on Mission Official. The delegation is in Las Vegas at the invitation of the University of Nevada - Las Vegas (UNLV) and the International Center For Gaming Regulation (ICGR).

Games Magazine Brasil
September 6, 2019

“We talked about the challenges for the installation of casinos in Brazil and the positive impacts that gambling activity brings to various regions of the United States, which may become a reality in our country,” said Rep. Newton Cardoso Jr. after the meeting with the Caesars Group executives.